Terry Terhaar

TitleContinuing Lecturer
DivisionHumanities Division,
Social Sciences Division,
Baskin School of Engineering
DepartmentWriting Program,
Biomolecular Engineering,
Rachel Carson College
OfficeRachel Carson College, faculty services building, room 229
Office HoursSpring quarter~ Tuesdays 3:10-5:10pm & by appointment (email me!)
Campus Mail StopRachel Carson College Faculty Services
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
Terry Terhaar

Research Interests

Intense spiritual experience in nature.

Biography, Education and Training

M.F.S., Ph.D. Yale University

Teaching Interests

Writing in the sciences; inquiry-based (research) writing; western environmental writing and thought; biodiversity conservation; environmental ethics; religion, spirituality, and nature; nature literature.

Courses Taught

College 8-Environment and Society
Writing 2-Climate Change, Biodiversity, and the Environment
Writing 2-The Environment, Human Rights, and Social Justice
Environmental Studies 156-Environmental Action Through Writing
Science, Religion, and Global Warming
Writing 20-Lions, slugs, and bugs, oh my!
Writing 21-Writing about travel and different types of journeys
Biomolecular Engineering 123T Senior Thesis Writing
Environmental Ethics
Writing 20-Climate Change---how will you respond?